06238685 is referenced by 58 patents and cites 28 patents.

Both a process and a method of using peracid compositions, especially mixed peracid systems, to treat field or greenhouse grown plant tissue, seeds, fruits, and growing media and containers. The peracid can lower the natural, plant pathogen and human pathogenic microbial load resulting in less waste to molding, spoilage, and destruction because of pathogenic poisons.

Title
Peroxy acid treatment to control pathogenic organisms on growing plants
Application Number
9/605226
Publication Number
6238685 (B1)
Application Date
June 28, 2000
Publication Date
May 29, 2001
Inventor
Bruce R Cords
Eagan
MN, US
Heidi M Hanson
Minneapolis
MN, US
Keith D Lokkesmoe
Savage
MN, US
Leanne J Adkins
Eagan
MN, US
Robert D P Hei
Oakdale
MN, US
Agent
Merchant & Gould P C
US
Assignee
Ecolab
MN, US
IPC
A01N 25/02
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